Ryerson Auditorium, Grand Rapids Public Library, 111 Library NE, Grand Rapids MI 49503 map
The Second Line of Defense: Grand Rapids Women and the Great War
Presenter: Melissa Fox, President, Greater Grand Rapids Women's History Council
Upon U.S. entry into WWI, national women's groups transformed their organizational structures for war work. Grand Rapids women are among the midwestern leaders whose pioneering efforts have been too long neglected. Get ahead of history--credit them!
Co-sponsored by the Greater Grand Rapids Women’s History Council, the Grand Rapids Historical Society, & the Grand Rapids Public Library